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Thomson Reuters and the Counsel General for Wales Launch Free Online Resource for Welsh Legislation

Tuesday 14th Jul 2015

London – Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce that its Westlaw UK solution is to help form the nucleus of an authoritative online guide to Welsh law which will assist lawyers, businesses and the public to better understand devolved law in Wales. The new bilingual service, Cyfraith Cymru / Law Wales, has been spearheaded by the ...

Thomson Reuters launches Forum magazine

Thursday 9th Jul 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – Thomson Reuters announced today the debut of Forum magazine, a thought leadership instrument for legal professionals that will instill conversations and debate while addressing the challenges facing the global legal industry. “Forum magazine is a true thought leadership resource touching all segments and all geographies,” said Mike Abbott, vice president of Client ...

Thomson Reuters Announces ProView eReader Integration with SirsiDynix eResource Central

Wednesday 8th Jul 2015

NEW YORK – Thomson Reuters today announced an integrated e-library management solution that combines the power of Thomson Reuters ProView, the leading professional eReader platform, with SirsiDynix eResource Central, the leading e-content distribution and management system. End users will now have faster, more convenient access to ProView titles within a library, and ProView library managers will ...

Thomson Reuters ProViewTM eReader Platform Version 2.2 Launched, New Global Markets

Wednesday 1st Jul 2015

NEW YORK – Thomson Reuters today announced that Thomson Reuters ProView, the leading professional eReader platform, has launched version 2.2 and expanded its global footprint by adding South Korea, Mexico, Uruguay and Paraguay as new ProView markets. ProView now includes many new features to streamline workflow – including enhanced search and filter – that help users ...

Transactional Practices are New Growth Centers for Law Firms, Says Peer Monitor Report

Thursday 25th Jun 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – Transactional practices are becoming increasingly important sources of growth for large law firms, helping to offset a persistent weakness in litigation. Those are among the findings of a new report from Thomson Reuters Peer Monitor. Peer Monitor tracks and analyzes law firm market performance using real-time data drawn from major law firms ...

Thomson Reuters Forms Legal Executive Institute

Thursday 25th Jun 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – Thomson Reuters has created a comprehensive resource for legal leaders and industry professionals: the Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute. The Legal Executive Institute provides legal news, expert views, analytics, benchmark reports and industry-leading events to inform those who lead and manage the delivery of legal services. “We formed the Legal Executive Institute to ...

Magna Carta Anniversary Commemorated with Magna Carta to Minnesota: the Rule of Law

Thursday 18th Jun 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. –Thomson Reuters and the Airport Foundation MSP celebrate last week’s Magna Carta anniversary by creating Magna Carta to Minnesota: the Rule of Law, a unique art exhibit in Concourse C at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Freedom from unlawful searches and seizures. Protection from loss of life, liberty or property, without due process. The ...

Thomson Reuters and CodeX Announce 2015 Legal Tech Open Innovation Challenge

Thursday 18th Jun 2015

EAGAN, Minn. — Thomson Reuters and CodeX today announced the 2015 Legal Tech Open Innovation Challenge, a unique open call to forward-thinking technologists and entrepreneurs to develop next-generation technology solutions that can advance the legal system. Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. CodeX — The Stanford Center for ...

Parents Worry More, But Doing Less to Protect Their Children on the Internet, Says New FindLaw.com Survey

Tuesday 16th Jun 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – A new survey says parents are worrying more – but doing less – to protect their children from Internet dangers, such as cyberbullying, online predators, inappropriate content and revealing too much personal information. According to a survey by FindLaw.com, the most popular legal information website, 76 percent of parents are either extremely worried, ...

Thomson Reuters and University of Wisconsin-Stout Collaborate on New Digital Marketing Technology Major

Thursday 11th Jun 2015

Eagan, Minn. – Thomson Reuters and University of Wisconsin-Stout have collaborated to create a first-of-its-kind undergraduate major in digital marketing technology. This unique public-private partnership has resulted in an innovative degree program that prepares students for employment in some of the fastest-growing technology fields and helps employers meet their growing needs for qualified talent. The ...

Biased jury claims rarely convince judges to change venue

Friday 29th May 2015

EAGAN, Minn. — Attorneys seeking a change of venue over concerns of biased jurors may figure it doesn’t hurt to ask. But it rarely helps. In fact, according to data from Thomson Reuters Westlaw, the leading legal research service, change of venue is seldom granted. Recently, attorneys for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sought ...

Thomson Reuters Releases Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data on Global Energy Providers

Thursday 21st May 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – Thomson Reuters today released new research – Global 500 Greenhouse Gas Report: The Fossil Fuel Energy Sector – revealing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions data from 32 global energy companies, a key subset of the world’s largest publically traded businesses. The report, written in collaboration with global sustainability consultancy BSD Consulting, is the ...

Super Lawyers Names 2014 Pro Bono Award Recipients

Friday 15th May 2015

EAGAN, Minn. – Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, has announced the eight recipients of its fourth annual Pro Bono Awards. The awards honor legal professionals, students, firms and organizations that demonstrate excellence in the practice of law by offering volunteer legal services to the poor, disadvantaged or the exploited. The 2014 Pro Bono Award ...